When you’ve worked up a West-Coast appetite, only the best burgers in Perth will do. The sheer number of burger restaurants in the Western capital is enough to crown it the continent’s Burger hub and for good reason. The juicy patty, crispy bun, tangy sauce, fresh veggies and of course the crispiest fries that are a must need. If you’re just visiting or you’re a local you just have to try these burgers out – it will be a life-changing experience.
So instead of suffering like Marshall from HIYM to find the perfect burger, we’ve collated a list of the very best burgers in Perth just for you.
1. Bad Love Burger Co.
Bad Love Burger Co. knows how to give you a BURGER! They’re juicy, packed with flavour and with a range of choices, you won’t know where to start. From their Cherry Bomb to their Drunk Chickx, you’ll never get tired of its innovative taste combinations. The Classic is a great go-to burger, and you just have to accompany it with their shoestring fries and house sauce. The team also offers up booze which is a rarity at a lot of burger restaurants. Check them out, you definitely won’t regret it.
Address: 4/39 Harrogate St, West Leederville WA 6007
Hours: Wed —Thurs: 11am — 2:30pm, 5pm — 8:30pm, Fri & Sat: 11am — 2:30pm, 5pm — 9pm,
2. Short Order Burger Co.
Self-proclaimed as ‘Ridiculously good burgers,’ Short Order Burger Co. lives up to its reputation. Each feed is delicately made with pin drop precision. All ingredients are incredibly fresh WA sourced produce, light, and won’t leave you feeling greasy afterwards. The dedication to detail is revealed with every bite you take – the patty is juicy, the lettuce is crisp, and the sauces are decadent. They even have a vegetarian burger with vegan chipotle mayo and a whole kids menu, catering to each facet of society. You really can’t go wrong with a Short Order Burger.
Address: 800 Hay St, Perth WA 6000
Contact: [email protected]
Hours: Mon to Sun: 11am — 9pm
3. JUS* Burgers
The motto at JUS* Burgers is to bring you the most exquisite gourmet burgers you can find in Perth. Their passion for organic flavours and rich local produce is evident in each of their dishes. Burgers aren’t the only thing on the menu, they also have a range of freshly made salads and sides including their house-made onion rings that almost outdo their burgers. If you’re vegan or vegetarian, they’ve got you covered. Not to mention if you’re gluten intolerant or only eat halal meats, they provide for everyone and every dietary need imaginable. They also have great specials that will help you save a few extra bucks.
Address: 1 Rokeby Rd, Subiaco, 6008
Contact: (08) 9381 1895
Hours: Mon: 4:30pm — 8pm, Tues — Thurs: 11am — 2pm, 4:30pm — 8pm, Sat: 11am — 2pm, 4:30pm — 8:30pm, Fri & Sun: 11am — 8:30pm
4. Gary’s Diner Cheeseburger
Food truck anybody? Gary’s Diner Cheeseburger gives you the perfect on the go flavour hit which will satisfy your needs. Affordable, delicious and reliable is how we describe eating at Gary’s Diner Cheeseburger with the prices ranging from just $12 to $15. They also provide vegetarian and gluten-free options. You can hire them out for a private event as well, which will definitely be worth it!
Address: Willagee, Western Australia 6156
Contact: 0405 967 469
Hours: Thurs — Sat: 5pm — 8pm
Hoodburger is a fast foodie’s dream with each of their burgers paying homage to childhood fantasies of the best fast-food. Every person who eats here leaves happy and in a slight food coma. Their American style grub give you that U.S.A experience but with less grease and fresh Australian produce. You’ll fall in love with their classic french fries, hot smokey mayo and their deluxe cheeseburger. With everything being affordable and tasty, you will definitely be munching down on one of the best burgers in Perth.
Address: 123 James St, Northbridge WA 6003
Hours: Mon — Thurs: 10am — 9pm, Fri & Sat: 10am — 10pm
6. RoyAl’s Chicken & Burgers
Much like Hoodburger, RoyAl’s Chicken & Burgers hones in on those traditional American burgers with a modern twist. They’ve genuinely taken burgers to another level with their creative ideas. They also offer fried and jerk chicken if you’re wanting a break from your burger. Their share plate is the perfect blend of American tastes with Spanish flare with their Bravas Tater Tots (potato gems for us Aussies). They even sell craft ciders and pale ales to top off your night.
Address: 246 William St, Perth WA 6000
Contact: (08) 6365 5690
Hours: Sun & Mon: 11:30am — 9pm, Tues — Fri: 11:30am — 9:30pm, Sat: 11:30am — 10pm
7. Brooklyn Lounge
Brooklyn Lounge is here to provide just for you. The menu pays homage to America as well, but their burgers celebrate different states, from the Drunk Texan to the Empire State Building burger and of course ‘The Brooklyn’ burger. All \ burgers come with fries at no extra cost, which is an added bonus. While more on the pricey side, Brooklyn lounge is definitely worth it. Their use of fresh produce is what really makes their burgers shine out, but you can also score American staples like Jalapeno Poppers, Cornbread and Pecan pie.
Address: 117a Brighton Rd, Scarborough WA 6019
Contact: 0402 213 345 or [email protected]
Hours: Tues — Thurs: 11am — 3pm, 5pm — 10pm, Fri — Sun: 11am — 10pm, Closed Mondays
8. Upperhand Burgers
Coming back from a trip to LA, Upperhand Burgers brings you classic fare intertwined with Asian flavours. If you’re looking for those typical American tastes then the Upperhand burger, Cheeseburger and Handburger are the way to go. If you’re looking for something a little different, try their TFC burger or the Taiwanese version. Vegetarian and vegan options are also on the menu and are equally delicious. Wash everything down with one of their Boba teas or Ice teas, it just makes the experience all the more special.
Address: 137 Claremont Cres, Swanbourne WA 6010
Contact: 0427 964 498 or [email protected]
Hours: Mon — Thurs: 6am — 8pm, Fri: 6am — 9pm, Sat: 7am — 9pm, Sun: 7am — 8pm
9. Charlie’s BBQ
Charlie’s BBQ is a small family run business that’s just trying to give the best version of the American takeaway signature. The extensive menu will definitely have something that caters to your needs. Their OG Mad is perfect for all chicken lovers with their extraordinary buttermilk fried chicken. Alternatively, you can have a burger bowl which is basically a deconstructed burger with no buns. Like any good American style diner, Charlie’s BBQ offers a range of milkshakes including their Cookie Monsta and Berry Blast.
Address: shop 113/1244 Marmion Ave, Currambine WA 6028
Contact: (08) 9304 0033
Hours: Sun — Thurs: 11am — 8:30pm, Fri & Sat: 11:30am — 9pm, Closed Mondays
10. Johnny’s Burger Joint
If you want an excellent, authentic burger that’s just classic, then you’ve got to try out Johnny’s Burger Joint. They’re all about bringing you that ‘legendary burger experience.’ The ‘Down Undaaaaahhhh’ burger is the ultimate Aussie burger – complete with beetroot and a fried egg. You also can’t go wrong with their sides, which includes waffle fries, onion rings and curly fries.
Address: 6/395 Warton Rd, Canning Vale WA 6155
Contact: (08) 9256 4188
Hours: Tues — Sun: 11am — 9pm, Closed Mondays
11. Alfred’s Kitchen
Alfred’s Kitchen is practically a historical landmark in Guildford and one you need to visit. Being the oldest roadside burger joint in Perth, you know the tastes at Alfred’s will be consistently delicious. They’re known for their Alfred Special, a masterpiece of a beef patty, egg, cheese, bacon and three layers of toast with a gherkin (pickle) relish.
Address: Cnr Meadow & James St, Guildford WA 6055
Contact: (08) 9377 1378
Hours: Mon — Thurs: 5pm — 11pm, Fri: 5pm — 1am, Sat: 12pm — 1am, Sun: 12pm — 11pm
12. Meet & Bun
Their ‘obsession’ with all things burger related pushes Meet & Bun to deliver you some of the best burgers in Perth. The juicy, gourmet burgers will definitely be a reason for you to go back. While simple, the burgers are bursting with flavour as they use organic, free-range and fresh WA produce. They also have ice-cream made in house. Their ‘Breaking Bad’ and ‘The Dark Knight’ burgers are definitely unique, and ones you won’t forget.
Address: 3 Cantonment St, Fremantle, WA 6160
Contact: (08) 6244 5296
Hours: Tues — Sun: 11:30am — 9pm, Closed Mondays
13. The Peach Pit
The Peach Pit guarantees you’ll get amazing food at a reasonable price. At the cusp of Scarborough beach, you can enjoy one of their juicy burgers paired with any of their speciality cocktails. Every meal is served with fries and their secret sauce. If you want a spicier option, we’d go with either the Hail Mary or Johnny Rocket. If you’re wanting something veg-friendly, their Falafel burger will hit the spot. They also offer their special Peanut Butter Brownie that’s so indulgent it will end the night off just right.
Address: 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough WA 6019
Contact: (08) 9245 1200
Hours: Mon — Sun: 11am — Late
14. Varsity Burgers
Finding the perfect American style burger in Perth isn’t hard with all your options but Varsity Burgers gives every other joint a run for their money. Not only do they have a massive range of vastly different burgers, but each burger is also made with precision to deliver you the most exquisite experience. From their Soul burger to their Texan, you’ll never get sick of eating here.
Address: 94 Aberdeen St, Northbridge WA 6003
Contact: (08) 6149 6622
Hours: Mon — Sun: 11am — 11pm
Greenhorns is proud of its ability to provide you with fresh and delicious WA produce. All dishes are made in house daily, and they also hand mince their beef. The ‘Perth Scorcher’ and Cheeseburger Spring Rolls are just some of their customer favourites. You can also build your own burger at home with their new Burger box packs. Like Hello Fresh, you will be given all ingredients to recreate their unique burgers all in the comfort of your own home.
Address: Raine Square LG Level, 300 Murray St, Perth WA 6000
Contact: 0413 218 834
Hours: Mon — Thurs: 7am — 6:30pm, Fri: 7am — 9pm, Sat: 12pm — 8pm, Sun: 11am — 7pm
16. Juicy Buns
Do you want Perth’s juiciest burger? Then you have to check out Juicy Buns. They serve beef, chicken and vegetarian burgers, providing for everyone that comes through their doors. Each burger is also made with potato buns. The Juicy Topped Up burger is one of their classics, as it has the famous juicy sauce, maple glazed streaky bacon and double cheese. You can pair your burgers with their rosemary and sea salt chippies. All patties are cooked a little pink (medium-rare to medium), so please let them know if you’d prefer your beef cooked well done.
Address: 8/19-21 Tribute St W, Shelley WA 6148
Contact: 0459 277 289
Hours: Mon — Sun: 11:30 — 2pm, Thurs — Sun (Dinner): 5pm — 8pm, Fri: 5pm — 8:30pm
17. Big Rigz
Big Rigz Burger Co. will leave you feeling full and satisfied. Their mighty burgers are packed to the brim with cheese, sauce, and so much more. All burgers are reasonably priced with the most expensive being only $22. We recommend the ‘Big Rigz’ and their ‘Southern Flying Rigz’. They also provide Korean styled burgers, wings and sides. If you want something extra special you can even add kimchi to your burger.
Address: 1/231 South Terrace, South Fremantle WA 6162
Contact: 0482 827 691
Hours: Tues — Thurs: 11:30 — 8pm, Fri — Sun: 11:30 — 9pm, Closed Mondays
18. Flipside Burgers
With their open-style kitchens, quality ingredients and in-house-made patties, Flipside Burgers give you the best burgers in Perth. They’re on a mission to provide the classic burger with community spirit mixed in, evident in every dish they serve up. They use 100% WA beef and free-range WA chicken, giving you the freshest and best burgers in Perth. The QVB burger, Chilli-ander and Williamsburg(er) are some favs. If you’re vegetarian or vegan, the Kenney is the best.
Address: 239 Queen Victoria St, North Fremantle WA 6159
Contact: (08) 9433 2188
Hours: Mon — Sun: 12pm — 9pm
19. Mrs. Brown
Mrs. Brown is the perfect cosy, atmospheric bar that pays homage to Queen Victoria. While the bar itself serves only drinks and small snacks, they’re partnered with Flipside Burgers. Have a seat, grab a drink and enjoy a great burger with a bunch of your mates.
Address: 241 Queen Victoria St, North Fremantle WA 6159
Contact: (08) 9336 1887
Hours: Mon — Thurs: 4:30pm — Late, Fri & Sat: 12pm — Midnight, Sun: 12pm — Late
Casual dining and brunching perfectly describe tbsp. While they only have two burgers on their menu, they are must-tries. Korean inspired, their Kimcheese burger is made with their freshly made in-house patty, American cheese, kimchi and mayo. They also have a buttermilk fried chicken burger that’s made with gochujang slaw.
Address: 10 King William St, Bayswater WA 6053
Contact: (08) 6155 4933
Hours: Tues — Fri: 7am — 2pm, Sat & Sun: 8am — 2pm
Where's the best burger place in Perth?
There’s a massive list of all the restaurants in Perth that give you the best burgers. We suggest Bad Love Burger Co, Short Order Burger Co, JUS Burger, Gary’s Diner, Hoodburger, RoyAl’s Chicken & Burgers, Brooklyn Lounge, Upperhand Burgers, Charlie’s BBQ, Johnny’s Burger Joint, Alfred’s Kitchen, Meet & Bun, The Peach Pit, Varsity Burgers, Greenhorns, Juicy Buns, Big Rigz Burger Co, Flipside Burgers, Mrs. Brown and tbsp.
Does Perth have good burgers?
Most definitely! Perth is filled with a whole bunch of great burger joints that will cater to any burger craving you have.
Are there any good vego burger places in Perth?
Yes, Short Order Burger Co, JUS* Burger, Gary’s Diner Cheeseburger, Upperhand, Juicy Buns and Flipside Burgers all have vegetarian and even vegan options.